Life (UN)Closeted: LGBTQ & Heterosexual Coming Out Stories & Advice for coming out of life's closets! Podcast Image

Life (UN)Closeted: LGBTQ & Heterosexual Coming Out Stories & Advice f…

A Health, Fitness and Sexuality podcast featuring Rick Clemons
Good podcast? Give it some love!
Stop it! No more mediocre living. Dreaming and not doing. Apologizing for living your life your way. Host Rick Clemons – bold move badass and coming out expert – sez “Live Life Uncloseted dammit!” Each episode he takes you on a brash, fun, and in your face, provocative storytelling ride to escape your crazy making thoughts, explore your fears, and unabashedly elevate your self-expression so you can live your LIFE UNCLOSETED - whether you're LGBTQ or heteronormative.

Creators

View All
Add Creators
Host
32 episodes
Guest
1 episode
Guest
1 episode
Guest
1 episode

Recent Episodes

View All
Show Best Episodes
403: Stepping out of the status quo closet – Shane Mallory
Bullied in school. At 17 left at the crossroads of pursuing a career as a DJ or becoming a police officer, he chose, the badge. Even with the badge, the bullying continued, but he survived for 26 years in the line of duty working his way up the ladder, leading the status quo life, becoming the "King of Shit," and then stepping up the ladder to become the "Shit of Kings!"  Finally, the status quo life sent him to the dark places of anxiety and depression. Joining us from Down Under, Shane Mallory shares his truth, his journey, and his uncloseting from living a status quo life, even when others scratched their heads thinking, "What's wrong with this bloke? His life looks pretty damn good to me!" About Shane Shane is an incredibly entertaining and engaging speaker, emcee, presenter and performer. With a strong record of achieving results – he brings to the stage boundless energy, enthusiasm, and large servings of funny and relatable stories and humour to keep your crowd engaged while they learn from him. Through story and relatable content, Shane really makes sure that your audience learns while having a fantastic time. Over 30 years of knowledge and experience in policing, teaching, IT, business ownership, change management as well as performing and directing live theatre, Shane knows what it takes to lead, work in many and varied cultures and spark creativity in all of us. He has an enormous depth of knowledge to pass on to your delegates. He is a highly skilled communicator specifically in respect of negotiation, mediation and workshop facilitation. 26 years of policing experience including operating as a qualified prosecutor, investigator, and lecturer, Shane can tackle any event. With degrees in Education, Training and postgraduate qualifications in Management, he has consulted to the Queensland Police Service Education and Training Command and TAFE Queensland in respect of curriculum and educational design. Connect With Shane Facebook LinkedIn Twitter Instagram
Coming Out Without Coming Unglued – Part 6: Owning Your LGBTQ Truth
Whether you're exploring your sexuality, considering coming out, or recently out, one of the most often overlooked challenges in owning your truth. Yes, we own it to come out, but the own it I'm talking about is owning it consistently and with commitment. Doing your best to not falter. Standing in your values your way. Even sometimes going up against the LGBTQ community who tries to put you in a closet of their making that says, "This is the way you do LGBTQ!" No, no, no. You own your truth your way on your terms and that is what this final episode in the series is about - You owning your truth - no excuses, no fears, no apologies. About Rick Rick’s a culture disruptor (shakes up the status quo), closet buster (shatters silly beliefs), and a bold move expert (like Superman without the muscles and cape). His superpower is guiding closet dwellers - which is every human - to break free of fear, make bold moves, and live life without apology. Everything Rick’s discovered about living life his way, he learned from coming out of the closet at 36, getting laid off from two sweet corporate jobs, and making the crazy decision to become an entrepreneur at age 43. Rick’s book - Frankly My Dear I’m Gay, podcasts - Life (UN)Closeted and 40 Plus: Real Men, Real Talk, his coming out coaching practice, in-your-face keynotes, and experiential workshops represent his no b.s. approach for making bold moves, no excuses, no fears, no apologies He was put on this earth to remind people that closets are for clothes not living. He’s a husband to his husband, survived raising two girls---thus, the reason he’s bald---and will gladly work for wine, but prefers money to pay for things like toilet paper and ice cream. Additional Coming Out Support Get The First Two Chapters Of Rick's Book Schedule a Complimentary Coming Out Strategy Session Get Rick's Book
Coming Out Without Coming Unglued – Part 5: Dating & Mating Outside The Closet
You've come out, or maybe you're only out to a few people in your life. You know the ones you can trust with your truth. Or maybe the ones you can't trust but you don't care because you are going to live your life. Cool. Now it's time to start dating and mating. Maybe you've played around, hooked up, dabbled with some dates, even thought you had found true love, but, your scared, struggling and wondering if this was all a big mistake. No worries, cupid has arrived with his arrow pointed at a few good tips to take you past the fears and into the arms of love sweet love over the rainbow. About Rick Rick’s a culture disruptor (shakes up the status quo), closet buster (shatters silly beliefs), and a bold move expert (like Superman without the muscles and cape). His superpower is guiding closet dwellers - which is every human - to break free of fear, make bold moves, and live life without apology. Everything Rick’s discovered about living life his way, he learned from coming out of the closet at 36, getting laid off from two sweet corporate jobs, and making the crazy decision to become an entrepreneur at age 43. Rick’s book - Frankly My Dear I’m Gay, podcasts - Life (UN)Closeted and 40 Plus: Real Men, Real Talk, his coming out coaching practice, in-your-face keynotes, and experiential workshops represent his no b.s. approach for making bold moves, no excuses, no fears, no apologies He was put on this earth to remind people that closets are for clothes not living. He’s a husband to his husband, survived raising two girls---thus, the reason he’s bald---and will gladly work for wine, but prefers money to pay for things like toilet paper and ice cream. Additional Coming Out Support Get The First Two Chapters Of Rick's Book Schedule a Complimentary Coming Out Strategy Session Get Rick's Book
Reviews
This podcast hasn't been reviewed yet. You can add a review to show others what you thought.

Mentioned In These Lists

There are no lists that include "Life (UN)Closeted: LGBTQ & Heterosexual Coming Out Stories & Advice for coming out of life's closets!". You can add this podcast to a new or existing list.
Rate Podcast
Podcast Details
Started
Jan 1st, 1980
Latest Episode
Oct 16th, 2019
Release Period
Daily
No. of Episodes
422
Avg. Episode Length
27 minutes
Explicit
No

Podcast Tags

Do you host or manage this podcast?
Claim and edit this page to your liking.
Are we missing an episode or update?
Use this to check the RSS feed immediately.